[日本語ひらがな・カタカナ・会話]Elementary Japanese for non-Japanese Beginner Course Hiragana + Katakana + Conversation (All 12 lesson)
Learning a new language opens doors to exciting opportunities and deep cultural understanding. For non-Japanese speakers, acquiring proficiency in Japanese can be a gateway to exploring Japan’s rich heritage, conducting business, or building relationships with native speakers. If you’re eager to embark on a journey to master the Japanese language, our Online Japanese Beginner Course is the perfect starting point. This comprehensive course equips learners with the fundamentals of Japanese Hiragana, Katakana, and conversational skills, providing a solid foundation for further language study.
Our Online Japanese Beginner Course is designed with the needs of beginner-level learners in mind. Through engaging video materials, you’ll immerse yourself in the intricacies of Japanese pronunciation and writing. Additionally, the course covers simple greetings and expressions essential for everyday life. A PDF file textbook accompanies the course, enabling you to practice writing Hiragana and Katakana as much as you desire. Furthermore, all video lessons come with English subtitles, ensuring that even those learning Japanese for the first time can study the materials with ease.
What You’ll Gain
By enrolling in our Online Japanese Beginner Course, you’ll acquire invaluable skills that lay the groundwork for Japanese language proficiency. Throughout the course, you’ll master the writing and pronunciation of Japanese Hiragana and Katakana, enabling you to read and write with accuracy and confidence. Moreover, you’ll gain essential knowledge of voiced sounds and the p-sound, enhancing your ability to communicate effectively. The course also delves into long vowels, nasal consonants, double consonants, contracted sounds, and accents, allowing you to understand and utilize these linguistic elements in context. Finally, you’ll develop the necessary skills to engage in basic greetings and expressions in everyday life.
Who This Course is For
Our Online Japanese Beginner Course caters to a wide range of individuals seeking to learn Japanese. If you understand English and have no prior knowledge of Japanese, this course is perfect for you. Whether you’re interested in elementary Japanese study, preparing for the JLPT, or aiming to improve your business Japanese skills, this course provides the essential foundation for your language learning journey. It is also well-suited for students enrolled in a Japanese language school, individuals majoring in Japanese in college, international students planning to come to Japan, and foreign employees requiring Japanese language training.
The Online Japanese Beginner Course consists of 12 comprehensive lessons that progressively build your language skills. Each lesson focuses on specific aspects of Japanese language learning, ensuring a well-rounded understanding. Here’s a breakdown of the lessons covered in the course:
Lesson 1: あ row and か row (Japanese Hiragana Pronunciation and Writing)
In this introductory lesson, you’ll dive into the basics of Japanese Hiragana. Master the pronunciation and writing of the あ and か rows, laying the foundation for further language study.
Lesson 2: さ row and た row (Japanese Hiragana Pronunciation and Writing)
Building upon the knowledge gained in Lesson 1, this lesson explores the さ and た rows of Hiragana. Practice pronunciation and writing to enhance your fluency.
Lesson 3: な row and は row (Japanese Hiragana Pronunciation and Writing)
Continuing your Hiragana journey, Lesson 3 introduces the な and は rows. Strengthen your grasp on pronunciation and expand your repertoire of written characters.
Lesson 4: ま row, や row, ら row, and わ, を, ん (Japanese Hiragana Pronunciation and Writing)
Expand your knowledge of Hiragana with Lesson 4, encompassing the ま, や, ら rows, as well as わ, を, and ん. Immerse yourself in more characters and their associated sounds.
Lesson 5: Voiced Sound and P-Sound (Japanese Hiragana)
In this lesson, you’ll delve into voiced sounds and the p-sound in Japanese Hiragana. Develop a keen ear for these unique aspects of pronunciation.
Lesson 6: ア row and カ row (Japanese Katakana Pronunciation and Writing)
Transitioning to Katakana, Lesson 6 focuses on the ア and カ rows. Discover the distinct characteristics of Katakana and strengthen your ability to read and write.
Lesson 7: サ row and タ row (Japanese Katakana Pronunciation and Writing)
Continue your exploration of Katakana with Lesson 7, which covers the サ and タ rows. Expand your Katakana vocabulary and improve your pronunciation.
Lesson 8: ナ row and ハ row (Japanese Katakana Pronunciation and Writing)
In Lesson 8, you’ll delve into the ナ and ハ rows of Katakana. Enhance your skills in writing and pronouncing Katakana characters.
Lesson 9: マ row, ヤ row, ラ row, and ワ, ヲ, ン (Japanese Katakana Pronunciation and Writing)
Broaden your Katakana knowledge with Lesson 9, encompassing the マ, ヤ, and ラ rows, along with ワ, ヲ, and ン. Master the writing and pronunciation of these characters.
Lesson 10: Voiced Sound and P-Sound (Japanese Katakana)
Similar to Lesson 5, this lesson focuses on the voiced sounds and p-sound, but specifically within the context of Katakana. Fine-tune your pronunciation and reinforce your understanding.
Lesson 11: Long Vowels, Nasal Consonant, Double Consonants, Contracted Sounds, and Accents
In this comprehensive lesson, you’ll explore various linguistic aspects, including long vowels, nasal consonants, double consonants, contracted sounds, and accents. Enhance your conversational skills and deepen your understanding of Japanese pronunciation.
Each lesson includes video materials, downloadable resources, and ample opportunities for practice, ensuring an engaging and effective learning experience.
Our Online Japanese Beginner Course offers numerous benefits to support your language learning journey. Through a combination of video lessons, downloadable resources, and lifetime access, you’ll have the flexibility to learn at your own pace, anytime and anywhere. Upon completing the course, you’ll receive a certificate of completion, validating your achievements and enhancing your language learning portfolio. Furthermore, our course aligns with the levels of the Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT), enabling you to gauge your progress accurately. Whether you’re a beginner or an advanced learner, our course provides comprehensive language training, covering all four skills of the Japanese language: speaking, listening, reading, and writing.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
1. How long does it take to complete the course?
The course duration depends on your learning pace and commitment. However, on average, learners can expect to complete the course in approximately 6 hours of video content, along with additional time for practice and review.
2. Can I access the course on mobile devices?
Yes, our Online Japanese Beginner Course is accessible on both mobile and TV devices. You can conveniently continue your language learning journey wherever you go.
3. Are English subtitles available for the video lessons?
Absolutely! All video lessons come with English subtitles, allowing learners who are new to the Japanese language to study the materials with ease and confidence.
4. Is prior knowledge of Hiragana and Katakana required?
No prior knowledge of Hiragana and Katakana is required to enroll in our Online Japanese Beginner Course. This course is designed to cater to learners starting from scratch and gradually building their skills.
5. Can the course materials be printed for offline use?
Certainly! The course includes a PDF file textbook that can be printed as many times as needed. You can practice writing Hiragana and Katakana offline and refer to the textbook whenever necessary.
Embarking on a journey to learn Japanese opens a world of possibilities. Our Online Japanese Beginner Course provides an immersive and comprehensive learning experience, equipping you with the essential skills of Hiragana, Katakana, and conversational Japanese. Whether you’re starting from scratch or seeking to enhance your existing language abilities, this course offers the knowledge, resources, and support you need to succeed. Join us today and begin your exciting Japanese language learning adventure!